LIBERAL – Mary Frances Urwin, 95, died Friday, March 7, 2014 at Southwest Medical Center in Liberal,
She was born Feb. 2, 1919 to Harry and Mary (Tinsley) Gechter in Sterling, Colo. .
She married Lynn Urwin Feb. 13, 1952 at Raton, NM. He preceded her in death on Feb. 25, 1989.
She was a 1937 graduate of Cimarron High School.
She worked as a housekeeper at the Holiday Inn in Liberal.
She was a Dorm Custodian for Seward County Community College for 14 years before retiring in 1988.
She enjoyed crocheting, cooking, gardening and loved her friends, her grandchildren and great grandchildren.
She was a member of V.F.W. Auxiliary and the Pershing Ave.Church of Christ.
Survivors include sons, Rodney Urwin and wife Gwen, Liberal and Carl Urwin and wife Teresa, Shelby Township, Mich.; sister, Palmira Schadegg, Cimarron; eight grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren, and great-great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by son, Robert Anderson; granddaughter, Stephanie Urwin; two brothers; and two sisters.
• Funeral Service will be Wednesday at 2 p.m. at the Miller Mortuary Chapel.
Friends may call today from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. at Miller Mortuary
Memorials are suggested to St .Judes Children's Hospital or the Shriner's Hospital for Children in care of Miller Mortuary.
Condolences may be sent to the family through Mary's tribute webpage at www.millermortuary.net